Learning Curve Concept

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Learning Curve Concept 1 Learning Curve Concept Miriam Waguespack OPS/571 J. Jessie Conques September 27, 2010
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Learning Curve Concept 2 Learning Curve Concept The basis for the learning curve concept is to improve the performance of the recurring nature of everyday jobs done by individuals or organizations repeatedly. The theory has three fundamental beliefs, the list below are as follows from the “Federal Aviation Administration.” 1. “The time required for completion of task decreases as it is repeated number of times” (Federal Aviation Administration). 2. “The percentage of improvement decreases with corresponding increase in volume of units” (Federal Aviation Administration). 3. “The rate of improvement is predictable over the certain time” (Federal Aviation Administration). Below is the table for the process performance data for the metric for the Pizza Store Layout Simulation: Table 1 S. No. Weeks No of Customers for Group of 2 No of Customers for Group of 4 Avg. Wait Time(Min) Avg. Queue Length Profit ($) 1 0 70 106 11.67 3.21 1,054 2 1-2 71 105 6.46 2.56 1,120 3 3-4 71 105 5.53 2.67 1,380 4 5-6 100 140 4.93 2.88 1,985 5 7-8 92 147 3.45 2.68 2,081
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Learning Curve Concept 3 The results from the Pizza simulation process is shown above in tabular format. The table shows a significant improvement from the first week untill the eighth week for the average waiting time for customers at Mario’s Pizza. The waiting time shows a decerase from
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